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Photo#672517
Beetle - Parelaphidion aspersum - female

Beetle - Parelaphidion aspersum - Female
Cincinnati, Hamilton County, Ohio, USA
July 11, 2012
Came in to a light.

Moved tentatively; will seek confirmation
Moved from Beetles.

 
ID confirmed by Doug Yanega:
"a very tough species pair to separate, but looking carefully at the antennae, this appears to be a female aspersum"

 
V, thanks for the legwork on
V, thanks for the legwork on this one!

 
buttwork, mostly
pleasure is all mine, Bill.

 
I agree
there are a rash of misidentified Elaphidion mucronatum in this section but this one does appear to be Parelaphidion aspersum.

Moved
Moved from ID Request.

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